Miconia christophoriana

Miconia christophoriana

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Myrtales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids II
Ordo: Myrtales

Familia: Melastomataceae
Subfamilia: Melastomatoideae
Tribus: Miconieae
Genus: Miconia
Species: Miconia christophoriana

Name edit

Miconia christophoriana (Ham.) Judd & Majure, 2018

Synonyms edit

  • Homotypic
    • Melastoma christophorianum Ham. in Prodr. Pl. Ind. Occid.: 37 (1825)
  • Heterotypic
    • Melastoma acuminatum Vahl in Eclog. Amer. 1: 47 (1797), nom. illeg.
    • Melastoma discolor L. in Syst. Nat., ed. 10. 2: 1022 (1759)
    • Tetrazygia discolor DC. in Prodr. 3: 172 (1828)
    • Tetrazygia discolor var. acutidentata Naudin in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 3, 15: 345 (1851)
    • Tetrazygia discolor var. villosa Griseb. in Fl. Brit. W. I.: 255 (1860)
    • Tetrazygia villosa Cogn. in A.L.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 7: 721 (1891)

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
  • ^* Regional: Caribbean
      • Leeward Is., Windward Is.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

References edit

Primary references edit

Additional references edit

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.

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